Karen has an MSc in Digital Marketing Communications and a BA (Hons) in Publishing & Computer Studies. She also holds the Google Analytics Individual Qualification certification. Karen is an expert at devising integrated PR, marketing and crisis strategies. A former newspaper reporter, BBC radio newsreader, BBC Look East TV presenter and reporter, plus documentary presenter for BBC 2's Matter of Fact series, Karen has a wealth of experience under her belt. A co-founder of Mosaic, Karen works closely with clients on a strategic level and regularly delivers media training to blue chip companies. She also teaches the digital module of CIM's professional marketing qualifications for the Academy for Marketing. Karen loves tech and was the UK’s first podcast trainer!
A radio and TV pro, Kevin spent 20 years working for the BBC - the latter half as a reporter and producer with BBC Look East and the East at Westminster. He has also worked for numerous local radio stations, including BBC Essex, along with Radios 1, 2 and 4. Kevin is a co-founder of Mosaic and is an experienced media trainer, presenter, voice-over artist and after-dinner speaker. He is the Deputy Leader of Essex County Council, a Colchester Borough Councillor and former National President of Round Table. Kevin likes to relax with a spot of Masterchef-style cooking.
Chris' passion for design, gained from a traditional design background, means our creative solutions will always challenge and surpass your expectations. Chris studied design for four years and has worked for a number of creative agencies. He is a keen cyclist and British Cycling level 2 coach, developing Olympic stars of the future.
Gemma oversees sales and marketing at Mosaic and keeps all of the cogs turning! A member of the board of management, she was runner-up for CIPR Young Communicator of the Year and has recently achieved a CIM Professional Marketing Diploma. Gemma loves strategy and was the brains behind a three year social media campaign for the NHS which won a CIPR Gold Award for 'Best Use of Social Media'. Gemma is also a trained yoga teacher and puts this to good use in the office - promoting staff wellbeing. Her claim to fame is roller skating in a music video!
An Honours Graduate in Human Geography, Sophie works with the Mosaic team to keep the office running smoothly and she also oversees Mosaic’s media training department, Mosaic’s social media platforms and assists with events management. In her spare time Sophie enjoys travelling, hiking and dog walking. Sophie also supports animal welfare organisations and charities and spoils her dog far too much!
Rachel looks after Mosaic's finances and HR. A member of the board of management, she hails from a city background - previously working in a global insurance company. Her Higher Diploma in Administrative & Secretarial Procedures means she is extremely organised and precise. Rachel (or Plum as we like to call her) is the longest serving Mozzer and has been with us for 10 years!
An Honours graduate in Graphic Design, Lindsay started her career working as a designer in the city producing striking designs for clients from the healthcare sector, charities and the fashion industry. Lindsay is one of Mosaic’s in-house designers, producing creative content for print and online. She has a passion for street art and in her spare time she likes to travel and spend time with friends. One day, it is on Lindsay’s bucket list to travel and explore South East Asia.
Jenny has more than 20 years’ experience in senior PR and communications roles in higher education and with the police, and is passionate about good communications. She started out as a journalist on weekly, evening and morning titles in Essex, and loves meeting people and writing their story. She has expertise in PR strategy and campaign development, crisis management, media training, internal communications, print and electronic publications. Outside work she loves sport, and plays cricket for Colchester and East Essex Ladies.
Pal has a degree in Business Studies (majoring in Marketing) and over 15 years hands-on digital marketing experience. He previously managed the e-commerce activities at leading ferry operator DFDS Seaways for a number of years before moving into the cruise industry where he worked with Cunard, Fred. Olsen, Royal Caribbean and a number of other major cruise lines on digital promotions.
Pal assists clients with their websites, SEO, copywriting and online troubleshooting to ensure websites perform to their fullest. Outside of work Pal likes eating out (the spicier the better!) live music, playing 5-a-side football, spending time in his family and (not so) new pup Mylo.
An honours graduate in Media and Cultural Studies, Ruth is a former journalist whose editorial experience lies in niche, luxury, consumer and trade interior magazines. She puts these skills to good use in her role as Editor of Spicerhaart's Loving Your Home magazine. In her spare time Ruth likes to cook, spend time with her friends and has a keen passion for music - which inspired her to organise live music events for a local venue.
Darius is a Broadcast Producer by trade and has produced, directed, scripted and shot a diverse range of content, from social media videos to traditional broadcast news, above/below-the-line brand funded video, live studio and location based content. He has worked with leading consumer brands, FTSE100 corporates, NGOs, government departments, local authorities and the third sector. He was nominated for ‘Short Film Director’ in the Royal Television Society Awards & and was News Camera award winner at The Edinburgh International Television Festival. Darius has interviewed talent such as Boris Johnson, Seb Coe, Gok Wan, Lewis Hamilton, Cheryl Cole, MPs and CEOs. Most recently he produced broadcast & online video content which won a PR Week Award.
Alex is currently studying for a Level 3 electrical engineering BTEC and in his free days helps out the Mosaic team. In his role as Digital Account Executive he gets actively involved with client website and video projects. Alex has a keen interest in music and hiking, is obsessed with Dr Martens, and would love to travel and see as much of the world as possible.
Mosaic was established in 2000 by former BBC journalists.
Our Essex-based marketing agency provides strategic and creative PR, media training, marketing, web & eCommerce, design and video solutions to organisations across the UK.
We recognise the importance of integrating digital and traditional PR and marketing activities and work in partnership with our clients to increase the return on their marketing investment.